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Catherine (Fink) Vollmer

3/18/1926 - 7/6/2019

PEKIN ~ Catherine Virginia (Fink) Vollmer, 93, of Pekin, passed away at 3:15 p.m. Saturday, July 6, 2019 at The Loft Rehabilitation & Nursing of Normal.

Born March 18, 1926 in Peoria to James E. and Ethel C. (Anderson) Fink, she married Wilbert R. Vollmer on November 19, 1949 in Bartonville. He died February 20, 1999. She was also preceded in death by her parents; one daughter, Debora Kay Vollmer and two brothers, James and Albert Fink.

Surviving are one son, Stephen (Rita) Vollmer of Arrowsmith; two grandchildren, Michael (Rebecca) Vollmer of Bossier City, Louisiana and Holly Vollmer of LeRoy; four great-grandchildren, Alex, Kaitlyn, Joshua and Hailey and one brother, Robert Fink of Washington.

A housewife, Catherine enjoyed crocheting and cross-stitching and working crossword and jigsaw puzzles.

Catherine was a longtime member of First Baptist Church in Pekin.

Her memorial service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 27, 2019 at Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin. The Rev. Jerry Trecek will officiate. There will be no visitation. Private family burial will be Fon du Lac Township Cemetery in East Peoria.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to South Side Mission, 1127 South Laramie Street, Peoria, Illinois 61605 or Kieffer School, 404 Northeast Madison Avenue, Peoria, Illinois 61603.

To express condolences online, visit www.preston-hanley.com

 

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